Uptown Restaurants within Walking Distance

Discover Flavor, Excitement, and More with Upper West Side Dining

The Hotel Newton's upscale neighborhood provides guests easy access to the best restaurants on the Upper West Side. While the Manhattan Diner is ideal for breakfast and late-night treats, first-time visitors or returning guests don't have to travel far for a truly eclectic lunch and dinner experience.

Upper West Side dining features various food stylings, cuisines, and settings that represent the elegant side of Manhattan. Whether you're looking for an intimate atmosphere or a bite to eat after exploring Lincoln Center with the family, you'll be amazed by the choices available.

Browse some of our favorite Uptown restaurants below, all within walking distance to The Hotel Newton.

Upper West Side Dining Options


Serving simple, fresh Italian food in a comfortable, neighborhood setting is what makes Acqua one of the finest restaurants in Uptown NYC. Besides offering classic antipasti and pasta, as well as light, thin-crust pizzas from their traditional wood-burning oven, they have daily specials—of them seafood, as the name suggests—and an intriguing selection of Italian wines by the glass and bottle. This classic NYC restaurant's friendly staff welcomes parties of all sizes, from a romantic dinner for two to a casual family meal to a festive large gathering.

718 Amsterdam Avenue (between 94th & 95th Streets)
Manhattan, NY 10025

Pio Pio #6 NYC

Only a two-minute walk from The Hotel Newton, Pio Pio #6 Restaurant is a Peruvian restaurant, and one of nine locations throughout Manhattan, the Bronx, and Queens. Their Upper West Side location offers a quaint experience filled with big flavor. Try their Peruvian specialties such as Chinese-Peruvian fusion stir fry, an array of ceviches, fresh juice pisco cocktails, and parihuela, a type of seafood soup. Looking to pair entertainment with dinner? Their Jackson Heights location provides live music every Wednesday night between 9-11pm, featuring Grupo Huayno.

702 Amsterdam Avenue (at 94th Street)
Upper West Side, NYC

Vino Levantino

This Mediterranean restaurant and wine bar is a cozy retreat from the bustling New York City streets. As one of the top wine bars on the Upper West Side, perfect for dates or anniversaries, guests can choose from a worldly wine selection, as each bottle is imported from boutique wineries in France, Italy, Turkey, and Israel. Share a hummus and cheese plate to start or save room for shish kebabs and eggplant. This authentic Mediterranean cuisine is influenced by the Sephardic Jews who traveled to Israel through Turkey.

210 W 94th St.
New York, NY 10025

Asia Kan

Discover family-style Asian fare at one of the chicest dining spots on the Upper West Side. This Uptown NYC restaurant offers guests an inside look at the rich Asian culture, featuring a sushi lounge, sake and wine bar, and exotic cocktails. While you're admiring their cosmopolitan decor, don't forget to check out the Buddha statue on top of the bar.

710 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10025

Malecon Restaurant II

The only place to find fresh authentic Caribbean food is at Malecon Restaurant II. Their other location on Broadway was so popular they opened a second location on the Upper West Side. This unique choice among Upper Manhattan restaurants offers guests home-style recipes of Caribbean cuisine from a family-owned establishment. Each menu item—from their signature appetizer of tres leche to their homemade Sangria—is reflective of their unique cultural traditions.

764 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10025